Which 13 British women won a Best Actress Oscar? Bonus point for the film(s)

  • 1939 – Vivien LeighGone with the Wind
  • 1941 – Joan FontaineSuspicion
  • 1942 – Greer GarsonMrs Miniver
  • 1946 – Olivia de HavilandTo Each His Own
  • 1949 – Olivia de Haviland (again) – The Heiress
  • 1951 – Vivien Leigh (again) – A Streetcar Named Desire
  • 1964 – Julie AndrewsMary Poppins
  • 1965 – Julie ChristieDarling
  • 1969 – Maggie SmithThe Prime of Miss Jean Brodie
  • 1970 – Glenda JacksonWomen in Love
  • 1973 – Glenda Jackson (again) – Touch of Class
  • 1989 – Jessica TandyDriving Miss Daisy
  • 1992 – Emma ThompsonHowards End
  • 2006 – Helen MirrenThe Queen
  • 2008 – Kate WinsletThe Reader
  • 2019 – Olivia ColmanThe Favourite
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